The Fabric of the Cosmos

Mr. Greene talked about his book, The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality, published by Knopf. The author… read more

Mr. Greene talked about his book, The Fabric of the Cosmos: Space, Time, and the Texture of Reality, published by Knopf. The author examined the development of the modern scientific understanding of space and time and argued that our senses do not always provide an accurate picture of reality. Mr. Greene also described advances and continuing research in the area of quantum mechanics, including his own work on superstring theory. Following prepared remarks, he responded to questions from the audience. close

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The Fabric of the Cosmos

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Program ID:
181380-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Denver, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 2004 | 12:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 09, 2004 | 1:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 18, 2004 | 12:43am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 18, 2004 | 5:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 24, 2004 | 10:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 02, 2004 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 09, 2004 | 1:13pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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